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    Year 2 Fractions: Fractions of quantities

    The new primary curriculum for mathematics is more demanding than beore, with fractions introduced in Year 1. In this Year 2 lesson, pupils first learn how to treat fractions mathematically by finding fractions of other numbers. This is the third in a series of Year 2 fractions lesson plans. It should be preceded by Fractions: Unit fractions and Fractions: Other simple fractions and followed by Fractions: Fractions as numbers.

    Pupils will learn:

    • How to find fractions of quantities, including measures

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